Northrop Grumman Business Process Analyst 2 in Monterey, California

Northrop Grumman seeks a Business Analyst to provide support to a Department of Defense research laboratory in Monterey, California.

In this role you will support the software development life cycle of a fast-paced DoD governance and analytics platform. In particular, this role is responsible for acting as liaison to collect and integrate input from the customer, product team and other stakeholders into software requirements and technical documents and manuals.

Your job duties may vary, though your primary role is supporting the client, product team, developers, and QA. You will be involved in:

  • Identifying key stakeholders, conducting facilitation sessions (e.g. focus groups, interviews, etc.), and working with internal/external stakeholders to document the requirements for various software development initiatives

  • Decomposing high level business and user requirements into functional requirements for use by the product team, developers, and QA

  • Managing changes to baseline requirements through effective participation in the change control processes

  • Communicating technical topics to customers and non-technical audiences

  • Preparing, writing, and maintaining all technical documentation (e.g. instructional materials, release notes, and standard operating procedures)

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 3 years of experience in a technical writing and/or requirements role

  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook

  • Able to communicate clearly and efficiently both verbally and in writing with all levels of personnel--users, team members and Government stakeholders

  • Excellent active listening skills and strong interpersonal skills

  • Ability to quickly assimilate to new business processes and technology changes

  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to manage several projects at once

  • US Citizenship is required for this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio, and/or Microsoft Visio

  • Experience in systems engineering, enterprise architecture, software development, Lean Six Sigma, Agile and/or understanding of the SDLC methodologies

  • Experience with .NET, C#, SQL or any other coding language

  • Experience with relational databases

  • Experience working within the Department of Defense

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.